This Chilean eyewear chain, known for its playful and sophisticated frames, opens its second NYC store (the original is in Soho). The colorful interior is filled with charming glasses ($20–$300) from house brands Three Monkeys, We Are Plastic and I Have No King. You’ll also find specs from popular labels such as Ray-Ban and Super. A polka-dot ice-cream cart outside the shop displays shades from house label Eyescream ($20). Inside, the store is scented with fresh Malin + Goetz mojito candles ($48), and frames perch on mini vinyl monkey dolls, which come free with your purchase. Look for We Are Plastic vibrant specs set on inflatable cases ($49) and Italian-made I Have No King retro acetate wayfayer styles ($150). Nab limited-edition Ray-Ban printed shades ($150–$220) and Super leather-detailed sunglasses ($200–$300).
Three Monkeys Eyewear
|Venue name:||Three Monkeys Eyewear||Contact:|
259 Bleecker St
|Cross street:||at Cornelia St|
|Opening hours:||Mon–Thu 11am–8pm; Fri, Sat 11am–10pm; Sun 11am–8pm|
|Transport:||Subway: A, C, E, B, D, F, M to W 4th St; 1 to Christopher St–Sheridan Sq|